Sunday 18th December 2016
Release date: TBC Label: Interscope
Multi-platinum, Grammy and BRIT Award-winning artist Lady Gaga today announces Million Reasons as the second single to be released from her international chart-topping new album Joanne, out now via Polydor/ Interscope.
Written by Lady Gaga, Hillary Lindsey and Mark Ronson, and produced by Gaga, Ronson and BloodPop®, listen to Million Reasons here:https://youtu.be/WYRJ-ryPEu0
Million Reasons was propelled into the UK iTunes Top 10 after Lady Gaga performed a stunning version of the song live on the X Factor last night, watch here:http://www.itv.com/hub/the-x-factor/1a8647a0248
The X Factor appearance comes during a whirlwind trip to Europe that began with a performance at the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show in Paris, alongside Bruno Mars and The Weeknd, and took in a surprise three song set in a giant snow globe on the roof of Westfield London. This week Lady Gaga will also perform Million Reasons on Alan Carr’s Happy Hour (Friday 9 December, Channel 4) and live at the Royal Variety Performance at the Event Apollo in Hammersmith on Tuesday 6 December (broadcast Tuesday 13 December, ITV). In recent weeks Lady Gaga rounded off her US Dive Bar tour in Silver Lake, California and wowed the American Music Awards with a performance of Million Reasons. It has been confirmed that she will perform at the Super Bowl 2017 next February.
Lady Gaga’s contributions to the music industry have garnered her numerous achievements including six Grammy Awards, three BRIT Awards, 13 MTV Video Music Awards, and the sale of 30 million albums and 150 million singles worldwide, with three consecutive number one albums in the UK and US. She has travelled the world on numerous tours including 2008's The Fame Ball, 2009-2011's The Monster Ball, 2012-2013’s Born This Way Ball and artRAVE: The ARTPOP Ball in 2014. In 2011 she launched her Born This Way Foundation, a non-profit dedicated to empowering youth and creating a kinder and braver world. In 2013, Time Magazine named her the second most influential person of the decade, and in 2015 she was Billboard’s Woman of the Year; she has been named in The World's 100 Most Powerful Women by Forbes numerous times. She joined the cast of American Horror Story: Hotel in 2015, winning a Golden Globe for her performances, and will star in Bradley Cooper's remake of the 1954 musical drama film A Star Is Born. In 2016 she became the first artist ever to perform at the Grammys, Academy Awards and the Super Bowl in the same year. With over 3.7 billion combined views of all her videos online, Lady Gaga is one of the biggest living forces in social media with over 150 million followers across her platforms. She is also a global activist and philanthropist, having been an outspoken supporter of many important issues including LGBT rights, HIV/AIDS awareness, body image issues, and youth empowerment.
Posted by Craig Jones